The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 825 885 931
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 63 52 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.050% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.052% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 36
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 31 £62,500 +26.90% 2
East of England - 10 £55,000 -
West Midlands -20 9 £24,000 -52.00% 2
South East +31 8 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South West +25 5 £38,500 -26.66%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Security Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 80 (87.91%) Security Operations
2 55 (60.44%) CISSP
3 51 (56.04%) Information Security
4 47 (51.65%) SIEM
5 38 (41.76%) Firewall
6 35 (38.46%) CEH
7 30 (32.97%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (31.87%) Unix
9 28 (30.77%) SANS
10 27 (29.67%) Wireshark
10 27 (29.67%) Network Security
10 27 (29.67%) CISM
11 26 (28.57%) CCNA
12 24 (26.37%) CCNP
12 24 (26.37%) ITIL
13 22 (24.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 21 (23.08%) Degree
14 21 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (21.98%) ArcSight
15 20 (21.98%) Linux
16 19 (20.88%) Finance
16 19 (20.88%) Vulnerability Management
17 18 (19.78%) Security Operations Centre
17 18 (19.78%) QRadar
17 18 (19.78%) Python
18 16 (17.58%) MCSE
18 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (17.58%) Management Information System
18 16 (17.58%) HP
18 16 (17.58%) Red Hat

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 38 (41.76%) Firewall
2 27 (29.67%) Network Security
2 27 (29.67%) Wireshark
3 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (10.99%) DNS
4 10 (10.99%) HTTP
4 10 (10.99%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (10.99%) tcpdump
5 9 (9.89%) SMTP
6 6 (6.59%) Internet
7 5 (5.49%) SSL
7 5 (5.49%) VPN
8 4 (4.40%) LAN
8 4 (4.40%) VLAN
8 4 (4.40%) WAN
9 3 (3.30%) MPLS
9 3 (3.30%) SAN
9 3 (3.30%) WLAN
10 2 (2.20%) FTP
11 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.59%) Banking
3 6 (6.59%) Electronics
3 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.59%) Marketing
4 4 (4.40%) Music Industry
5 3 (3.30%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Publishing
6 1 (1.10%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Security Operations Centre
2 16 (17.58%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.40%) Online Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Social Network
5 3 (3.30%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.30%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.10%) Derivative
6 1 (1.10%) Equities
6 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.87%) Unix
2 20 (21.98%) Linux
3 12 (13.19%) Windows
4 4 (4.40%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (87.91%) Security Operations
2 51 (56.04%) Information Security
3 47 (51.65%) SIEM
4 24 (26.37%) ITIL
5 21 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (20.88%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (17.58%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (15.38%) Risk Management
9 13 (14.29%) Security Architecture
10 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
10 12 (13.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (9.89%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (9.89%) Security Management
11 9 (9.89%) TOGAF
12 8 (8.79%) BCP
12 8 (8.79%) Workflow
13 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (6.59%) Programme Management
13 6 (6.59%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) Python
2 15 (16.48%) C
3 14 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (60.44%) CISSP
2 35 (38.46%) CEH
3 30 (32.97%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (30.77%) SANS
5 27 (29.67%) CISM
6 26 (28.57%) CCNA
7 24 (26.37%) CCNP
8 21 (23.08%) Degree
9 16 (17.58%) MCSE
9 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
10 13 (14.29%) GCIH
10 13 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
11 12 (13.19%) SSCP
12 10 (10.99%) GCIA
13 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
14 7 (7.69%) DV Cleared
15 5 (5.49%) CCSP
15 5 (5.49%) GIAC
16 4 (4.40%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.19%) COBIT
3 9 (9.89%) ISO27002
4 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 15 (16.48%) Snort
2 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (19.78%) QRadar
2 16 (17.58%) Nessus
2 16 (17.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.10%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) ArcSight
2 16 (17.58%) HP
2 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
2 16 (17.58%) SolarWinds
2 16 (17.58%) Symantec
3 15 (16.48%) Cisco
4 14 (15.38%) IBM
4 14 (15.38%) Splunk
5 6 (6.59%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.59%) EMC
5 6 (6.59%) Juniper
5 6 (6.59%) SAP
5 6 (6.59%) SevOne
6 5 (5.49%) LogRhythm
7 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.30%) ProCurve
7 3 (3.30%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.30%) VMware
8 2 (2.20%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.10%) Tripwire
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